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Giacomo Leopardi

Giacomo Taldegardo Francesco di Sales Saverio Pietro Leopardi was an Italian philosopher, poet, essayist, and philologist. He is considered the greatest Italian poet of the nineteenth century and one of the most important figures in the literature of the world, as well as one of the principals of literary romanticism; his constant reflection on existence and on the human condition—of sensuous and materialist inspiration—has also earned him a reputation as a... Read More

BornGiacomo Taldegardo Francesco di Sales Saverio Pietro Leopardi
29 June 1798
Recanati, Papal States
Died14 June 1837 (aged 38)
Naples, Kingdom of the Two Sicilies
NationalityItalian
Era19th-century philosophy
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